Medical Dictionary


adjective pos·tero·me·di·al \ˌpäs-tə-rō-ˈmēd-ē-əl\

Medical Definition of posteromedial

  1. :  located on or near the dorsal midline of the body or a body part Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the abdomen … revealed a thick-walled lesion that was contiguous with the posteromedial wall of the duodenum …—Oliver Freudenreich et al., The New England Journal of Medicine, 16 Feb. 2012

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